Politics in Action forum series

Food & Housing Insecurity on College Campuses

Jan 30, 2018 10:00 AM to Jan 30, 2018 12:00 PM at BSC Ursa Major

According to a 2016 CSU study, 26% of CSU students experience food insecurity. Event attendees will learn about strategies to support students and how to take action on campus. The event will also provide information about the CPP Housing and Food Insecurity Committee and campus resources that are being developed. Refreshments will be provided.

 Speakers include:

  • Dr. Rashida Crutchfield, Faculty at Cal State Long Beach, Lead Researcher of the CSU Basic Needs Initiative
  • Dr. Teresa Lloro-Bidart, Liberal Studies
  • Dr. Claudia Garcia-Des Lauriers, Anthropology
  • Dr. Sara Gamez, Student Support & Equity Programs and Food & Housing Insecurity Committee
  • Fran Robertson, Director of Development, Sowing Seeds For Life
  • Gustavo Callejas, ASI Secretary of External Affairs
  • Jenny Greenberg, ASI Secretary of Internal Affairs
  • Student Voices

For additional information, handouts from each Politics in Action forum, and additional campus events, see the Office of Campus Life & Cultural Centers' #CivilSpeak website or contact Dr. Kristi Prins at kkprins@cpp.edu.

This series is sponsored by the Department of English & Foreign Languages, Philosophy, and the Office of Student Life & Cultural Centers.